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Canada Post building in downtown Regina.

SGI preparing for possible postal strike or lockout

By Alex Docking June 23, 2016 - 3:25pm Updated: June 24, 2016 - 7:04am

A possible postal strike or lockout is looming for Canada Post as early as July 2.

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) is currently in 21-day “cooling off”...

New Leaf Travel will use planes by Flair Air.

NewLeaf launches bookings for discount flights to 12 Canadian cities

By 650 CKOM, Alex Docking June 23, 2016 - 10:50am Updated: June 24, 2016 - 6:38am

It’s a new chapter for discount airline NewLeaf.

After a slight failure to launch in February due to issues with licencing, NewLeaf Travel CEO Jim Young made a big...

RCMP vehicle.

Traffic blitz to catch drivers speeding past emergency vehicles

By Alex Docking June 19, 2016 - 9:59am Updated: June 20, 2016 - 8:09am

Starting on Monday, RCMP across Saskatchewan will be launching a traffic safety blitz aimed at cracking down on drivers who fail to slow down to 60 kilometres per hour when...

The new Mosaic Stadium will be finished in 2017

Evraz Place eyes big concert to open new Mosaic Stadium

By Alex Docking June 16, 2016 - 3:21pm Updated: June 17, 2016 - 7:14am

The folks at Evraz Place in Regina looked longingly at those six sold out shows -- and 96,000 tickets sold -- for Garth Brooks in Saskatoon.

This time next year they...

A Regina police officer posed with a sign during a sting on Wednesday.

Police officer as panhandler hands out 40 tickets in Regina

By Alex Docking June 9, 2016 - 1:44pm Updated: June 9, 2016 - 1:52pm

A police officer appearing to be a panhandler has left at least one Regina driver feeling misled.

A driver who stopped along Truesdale Drive Wednesday said he undid his...

Regina Fire and Protective Services

Fire destroys duplex under construction in Regina

By Alex Docking June 4, 2016 - 10:30am Updated: June 4, 2016 - 10:30am

A duplex under construction in Regina's East end was destroyed on Saturday morning by a severe fire.

It happened on Green Silverberry Drive, north of Arcola on the...

File photo of campsite at Echo Lake Provincial Park.

Saskatchewan campgrounds expecting busy May long weekend

By Alex Docking, Kevin Martel May 20, 2016 - 3:58pm Updated: May 24, 2016 - 8:24am

The first long weekend of the summer camping season is here - and a lot of people are taking full advantage.

Some campgrounds - especially those close to Regina and...

Some of the damage from the Fort McMurray wildfire.

Special cabinet committee set up to deal with Fort McMurray fire

By Alex Docking May 13, 2016 - 4:38pm Updated: May 13, 2016 - 4:38pm

Federal Public Safety minister Ralph Goodale said a special cabinet committee is now established solely to deal with the aftermath of the devastating Fort McMurray fire.

Friday the 13th

'Paranormal' host says people more cautious on Friday the 13th

By Alex Docking May 13, 2016 - 12:35pm Updated: May 13, 2016 - 12:35pm

Some people might be left feeling that something bad will happen on Friday the 13th, but the host of Paranormal on News Talk Radio suspects the fear is mostly just human nature...

Patient bed at St. Paul's Hospital.

Some question new 24-hour visiting policy in Sask. hospitals

By Alex Docking May 12, 2016 - 4:54pm Updated: May 13, 2016 - 10:30am

They are heralding it as a first in Canada; Saskatchewan is adopting an 'open family policy' which will allow 24-hour access for family visitors to patients in hospitals or...

Seeding north of Regina in late April 2016.

Moisture arrives in Sask. as seeding reaches 35% complete

By Alex Docking, News Talk Radio Staff May 12, 2016 - 11:49am Updated: May 13, 2016 - 11:51am

Hot and dry weather prior to this week allowed Saskatchewan farmers to make great progress on seeding.

The latest weekly crop report shows 35 per cent of the provincial...

Garden tilled ready for spring planting.

May brings summer weather to southern Sask.

By Alex Docking May 1, 2016 - 9:47am Updated: May 1, 2016 - 10:12am

The calendar might still officially say spring, but the first week of May is ushering in some beautiful summer weather.

The forecast calls for sunny skies and...